Men’s Golf Takes Fourth at Muskingum Invitational
Saturday, March 27, 2010
ZANESVILLE, OH—The Calvin men’s golf team took fourth in a field of nine teams at the two-day Muskingum Invitational at the Eaglesticks Golf Course with a 36-hole total of 613 strokes. Calvin opened the tournament with a day one score of 317 and then fired a sizzling score of 296 on Saturday. Malone was first with a two-day total of 558 strokes while Mount Union was second (603) and Otterbein third (611). Calvin’s top individual finisher was freshman Ben Kuiper (Grand Rapids Christian HS) with a total of 148 (79-69) strokes. Senior Jon Kuiper (Grand Rapids Christian HS) was Calvin’s next man, tied for 11th with a total of 152 strokes (78-74).
Other finishers for Calvin included freshman Dave Sarkipato (Kalamazoo Christian HS) in a tie for 17th place with a total of 156 strokes (79-77), sophomore Jake DeBoer (South Christian HS) in a tie for 20th place (81-76-157) and junior Jess Hendriksma (Grand Rapids Christian HS) with a two-day total of 162 (81-81). Other individual finishers for Calvin included senior Tyler Smies (Sheboygan, WI) in a tie for 33rd (77-84-161), sophomore Brennan Volbeda (Holland Christian HS) in a tie for 41st (85-79-164) and freshman Mike Fennema (South Christian HS) in a tie for 51st (83-83-169).
Calvin is back in action on April 7 when it competes at the Furniture City Classic at the Stonewater Country Club.